Municipal Orchestra and Theaters
Munich’s city orchestra counts among the very best, worldwide, performing in the philharmonic hall in Gasteig as well as in renowned concert halls around the globe. The Munich Philharmonic Orchestra frequently tours Asia, where it enjoys a huge fan base.
The ”Münchner Kammerspiele“ theater is considered one of most important German-language theaters worldwide. Regular invitations to the ”Berliner Theatertreffen“, guest performances both in Germany and abroad and excellent reviews are all tribute to the ensemble’s high artistic standards.
Schauburg - Theater der Jugend
The program at ”Schauburg“ is specifically tailored to appeal to young theater-goers. More than half of all performances are given in the morning for kindergarten and school groups, sometimes in the city districts themselves.
The Otto-Falckenberg Schule is Munich’s municipal academy for performing arts, specializing in acting and stage direction. The exchange between education, training and practical experience of the theater prepares students perfectly for the demands of their future careers.
Contemporary, popular theater: Young versions of old classics and current plays, the successful festival “Radikal Jung” and a varied supporting program ensure that this theater is frequently sold out.
Munich’s musical stage also offers concerts and modern dance from external theater companies. Since 2014, the historical building has successfully combined art nouveau architecture with modern facilities, to provide an attractive theater environment.